Honda unveils battery-powered unicycle

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TOKYO, Sept 24 (Reuters Life!) - Honda Motor Co has unveiled an electric battery-powered personal transporter, a unicycle shaped like the number eight that riders steer by leaning in the direction they want to travel. The "U3-X", which Honda will show at the Tokyo Motor Show next month, is the latest to join a growing number of futuristic transporation devices, such as the much bigger Segway. But while the Segway has been used outdoors and in big buildings, the 65 cm (2 ft 2 inch) tall ...

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